Comber seeking District 104 House seat


LISBON FALLS — Janice Chizmar Comber, a lifelong resident of Lisbon, has announced her bid for the state House of Representatives from District 104 — Lisbon and part of Lisbon Falls.

Comber is the daughter of Paul and Nancy Chizmar. Former four-term Rep. Nancy Chizmar was running for the state Senate when she passed away suddenly in 2002.

Comber graduated from Lisbon High School in 1979. She then attended Norwich University and graduated from the University of Maine at Farmington. She has worked for the past 22 years for a major defense contractor in Bath.

Comber served on the Lisbon School Committee, where she was also a member of the Adult Education, Finance and Audit boards. She is a graduate of the Mid Coast Maine Leadership Institute and also the 2010 Emerge Maine class. She made the decision to run after her three-year term on the School Committee was complete.

Comber can be reached by e-mail at [email protected] or by phone at 207-353-6151.